Welcome to Roadside Vegetation Management!

It is ITD's mission to be responsible land managers and neighbors, conduct responsible stewardship priactices on state highways and interstates and reduce negative impacts to our environment.

ITD promotes a comprehensive and integrated vegetation management program that preserves biological diversity and natural habitats by protecting and improving air and water quality, preserving wetlands, minimizing adverse roadside visual impacts, enhancing natural beauty, preserving protected biological species, preserving archaeological and historical sites, and managing noxious and invasive species.

ITD is committed to find ways to minimize human activity and disturbance to the natural environment and ensure activities are conducted harmoniously with preserving natural diversity.

This is achieved by promoting Best Management Practices (BMP's) for construction and maintenance projects, reintroducing more native vegetation and restoring native habitats, and complying with applicable federal, state, and local laws.

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For additional information, contact Cathy Ford, Roadside Programs Coordinator, at (208) 334-8416.

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